Islands of langerhans synonyms
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Irregular clusters of endocrine cells that are scattered throughout the tissue of the pancreas. The islets of Langerhans contain cells that produce and secrete the hormones insulin and glucagon.
cell clusters in the pancreas that form the endocrine part of that organ; secrete insulin and other hormones
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